12 months
20110 USD/year
20110 USD/year
10124 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


At Biology - Aquatic Science from University of Wisconsin La Crosse students select courses that emphasize aquatic organisms, environmental factors governing life in the water, and water resource management.. 


Biology - Aquatic Science from University of Wisconsin La Crosse ensure a stimulating scientific environment and state-of-theart equipment.


Our graduates work regularly with the US Fish and Wildlife Service, the USGS Upper Midwest Environmental Science Center, and MN, IA, and WI Departments of Natural Resources. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mycology
  • Freshwater Invertebrate Zoology
  • Quantitative Methods in Ecology
  • Ichthyology
  • Evolution
  • Environmental Toxicology
  • Entomology
  • Animal Behavior
  • Standard Methods/Quality Assurance Water Analyses
  • Comparative Animal Physiology
  • Stream and Watershed Ecology
  • Marine Biology
  • Ecosystem Ecology
  • Soil Systems
  • Water Resources
  • Past Environmental Change

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution.
  • An overall undergraduate grade point average of at least 2.85 on a 4.00 scale
  • Application
  • Academic records
  • Course-by-Course Evaluations
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • Proof of funding
  • Passport copy
  • $56 Application Fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20110 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10055 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    20110 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10055 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    10124 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5062 USD per semester during 12 months.

MN resident: $6,619 per semester.

Living costs for La Crosse

1130 - 1874 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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